Jefferson County Police Department

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The Jefferson County Police Department has been disbanded and absorbed by the Louisville Metro Police Department.

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The Jefferson County Police Department has been disbanded and absorbed by the Louisville Metro Police Department in Louisville, Kentucky.

The Jefferson County Police Department had an authorized strength of 400 personnel and previously served a population of approximately 693,604.

Fallen Heroes

20 Heroes have given their lives in the line of duty during the history of the Jefferson County Police Department.

Photo of Frank W. Pysher Jr.
Jefferson County Police Department (KY)
Gunfire (Intentional)
Tue, Jan 10th, 1989
Photo of Jack S. Deuser
Detective
Jack S. Deuser
Jefferson County Police Department (KY)
Electrocution (Accidental)
Tue, Jul 29th, 1986
Photo of Christopher M. Dunn
Jefferson County Police Department (KY)
Gunfire (Intentional)
Thu, Apr 3rd, 1980
Photo of Kenneth R. Nally
Patrolman
Kenneth R. Nally
Jefferson County Police Department (KY)
Motorcycle Accident
Mon, Nov 6th, 1978
Photo of Mark Wynnfield Hines
Jefferson County Police Department (KY)
Motor Vehicle Accident (Pursuit)
Sun, Aug 29th, 1976
Photo of Michael T. Smith
Patrolman
Michael T. Smith
Jefferson County Police Department (KY)
Motorcycle Accident
Thu, Mar 11th, 1976
Photo of Earl J. Bertram
Patrolman
Earl J. Bertram
Jefferson County Police Department (KY)
Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Sun, Aug 18th, 1968
Photo of Delmar Whitworth Sr.
Jefferson County Police Department (KY)
Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Tue, May 24th, 1960
Photo of Henry E. St. Clair
Patrolman
Henry E. St. Clair
Jefferson County Police Department (KY)
Motor Vehicle Accident
Mon, Apr 5th, 1954
Photo of Alvin L. Keown
Patrolman
Alvin L. Keown
Jefferson County Police Department (KY)
Gunfire (Intentional)
Sat, Nov 8th, 1952
Photo of Ezra Sutherland
Sergeant
Ezra Sutherland
Jefferson County Police Department (KY)
Motor Vehicle Accident
Mon, Jun 19th, 1950
Photo of Chester W. Korfhage
Jefferson County Police Department (KY)
Motor Vehicle Accident
Sun, Apr 3rd, 1949
Photo of Walter C. Wise
Patrolman
Walter C. Wise
Jefferson County Police Department (KY)
Motorcycle Accident
Thu, Sep 19th, 1946
Photo of Frank E. Herrmann
Patrolman
Frank E. Herrmann
Jefferson County Police Department (KY)
Struck By Vehicle (Accidental)
Sat, Apr 30th, 1938
Photo of Clinton M. Johnson
Patrolman
Clinton M. Johnson
Jefferson County Police Department (KY)
Motorcycle Accident
Fri, Jun 15th, 1934
Photo of Fielden Collins
Patrolman
Fielden Collins
Jefferson County Police Department (KY)
Struck By Vehicle (Accidental)
Tue, Aug 23rd, 1932
Photo of Clarence G. Rapson
Patrolman
Clarence G. Rapson
Jefferson County Police Department (KY)
Motorcycle Accident
Fri, Mar 6th, 1931
Photo of Peerless F. Stout
Patrolman
Peerless F. Stout
Jefferson County Police Department (KY)
Motor Vehicle Accident (Pursuit)
Sun, May 3rd, 1925
Photo of Edward H. Powell
Jefferson County Police Department (KY)
Gunfire (Intentional)
Tue, May 16th, 1916
Photo of H.C. Conner
Patrolman
H.C. Conner
Jefferson County Police Department (KY)
Gunfire (Intentional)
Sat, May 22nd, 1909